Pope Francis has invited all the bishops of the world, along with their priests, to join him in prayer for peace and in the consecration and entrustment of Russia and Ukraine to the Immaculate Heart of Mary on Friday, March 25, the solemnity of the Annunciation.
The service at St. Peter will begin at 5pm Rome Time, with the Act of Consecration to occur around 6:30pm. This is 9am and 10:30am our time (Pacific). Therefore, we will follow the schedule below:
8am: Daily Mass as usual
8:30am: Rosary, with the intention of the Consecration of Russia and Ukraine
9am – 10:30am: Adoration in the Main Church
10:30am: Consecration of Russia and Ukraine to the Immaculate Heart of Mary
Please note there will be no Adoration in the Adoration Chapel during this time. The Adoration Chapel will open following the Consecration, around 11am, and continue as normal throughout the day.